24 Hours of Le Mans 2019 - Competizioni GT Sam Bird
The 87th 24 Hours of Le Mans (French: 87e 24 Heures du Mans) was an automobile endurance event that took place on 15–16 June 2019, at the Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France.
It was the 87th running of the 24 Hour race organised by the Automobile Club de l'Ouest, and the final round of the 2018–19 FIA World Endurance Championship.
The 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans won by Nakajima/Buemi/Alonso in the #8 Toyota TS050 Hybrid produced some interesting statistics.
Here are some of the race totals:
61 cars took the start.
183 drivers took turns at the wheel.
10,486 laps were completed; a total of 142,900.34 kilometres.
916 pit stops were made.
There were 18,309 passes, 853 to move up a place.
Drivers who overtook the most: Buemi in LMP1; Jamin in LMP2; Dixon in LMGTE Pro and Fraga in LMGTE Am.
3:17.197 the new record for the fastest lap in the race, set by Mike Conway in the #07 Toyota TS050 Hybrid.